Category: Federal Legislation

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Jun2017
An improved and modernized NAFTA is a win-win for both Texas and Mexico and will go a long way in securing the economic future of both, say prominent Texas business leaders. Read More

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Jun2017
Apprenticeships, Technical Education Offer a Path to a Successful Workforce – ‘College-only’ Is a Myth By Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) Read More

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Jun2017
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted by voice vote without objection to pass H.R. 2353, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act. The bill would reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins) through Fiscal Year (FY) 2023. Read More

13

Jun2017
As the Administration prepares for a week dedicated to promoting workforce development issues, it’s important to note that the president’s budget plan would also drastically reduce support for federal job training programs. Read More

13

Jun2017
We are ready for this. We just need this administration's leadership in giving us a clear goal to shoot for-- and the funding support to make it happen. Read More

12

Jun2017
The administration will announce new administrative actions focused on streamlining current federal job training programs and expanding apprenticeship programs. Read More

01

Jun2017
The United States needs bold and scalable solutions to harness the enormous untapped talent and potential of all Americans. Economic development and job creation investments will be essential for helping distressed communities generate new employment opportunities. Read More

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May2017
Although many things have changed over the years, the need for free trade and having strong working relationships with Mexico and Canada have not. Read More

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May2017
The budget proposes drastic cuts in federal support for CTE, including a $168 million cut in the Perkins Basic State Grant! It also proposes to put an additional $20 million in the Perkins National Programs to establish a new grant that would support only certain CTE programs in STEM fields ... Read More

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May2017
The House of Representatives will take up a bill that has been touted by both its Republican and Democrat supporters as a means to train more workers to fill in-demand technical jobs that are available now—and into the future. Read More

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